Me and Uncle Romie
Question of the week: How does city life compare to life in the country?
Comprehension Skill: Author's Purpose
Comprehension Strategy: Background Knowledge
cardboard: thick, stiff paper
feast: a meal with a lot of food
fierce: frightening, scary
fights: sets of stairs
pitcher: a person who throws a baseball to a batter
ruined: destroyed or damaged
stoops; small porches with steps, usually at the front of the house
treasure: valuables; prizes
Writing: In your journal or on notebook paper, choose one activity to complete for each day this week.